The Peacock's Gift by Charlene Marietti

The Peacock's Gift

Knitting
September 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
325 - 350 yards (297 - 320 m)
One size
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Ideal for variegated and hand-painted yarns, the shawl is knit with two threads—one a brightly colored and variegated sock yarn and the other a light-weight mohair/silk blend in a solid, complementary color. The combination subtly modulates the variegation and provides a soft halo effect to the finished garment.

The lace pattern, which is knit on the right side only, is easy to follow and memorize. Most knitters are unlikely to need a lifeline. The garment is knit flat and blocked before finishing with a decorative join.